World Development Report 1987

World Development Report 1987

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The World Development Report is recognized internationally as essential reading for economists, planners and policy-makers, bankers and business people, journalists, and development professionals of all kinds. It reviews how the developing countries have fared in the face of international economic trends and emphasizes the potential for increasing development performance through better resource management.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 296 pages
  • 200 x 260mm | 1,174g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • charts, graphs, maps, tables
  • 0195205626
  • 9780195205626

Table of contents

Introduction. Part I: The world economy: barriers to adjustment and growth - The recovery and adjustment to long-term growth. Part II: Industrialization and foreign trade - Industrialization: trends and transformations; Government and the industrialization process; Trade strategies and industrialization; Trade policy reform; Complementary policies for industrial development; The threat of protectionism; Towards a more open trading system; Industrialization and the world economy.
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